Hoboken's own Kate Jacobs celebrates the release of her new album, You Call That Dark, at The Goldhawk at 8 p.m. The Grillers and Tony C. & the Truth at Maxwell's starting at 9 p.m., $6. Joe Taino's Hendrix tribute at Scotland Yard in Hoboken, 9:30 p.m. Riddle of Steel, Cache Tolman, and C. Depp featuring Janet Do at Uncle Joe's in Jersey City.
Friday, April 9:
One Nite Stand plays the Arena at George's in Bayonne - no cover. Bernie Leadon (formerly of The Eagles and The Flying Burrito Brothers) at Maxwell's, 7:30 p.m., $10. At Whiskey Bar: The New Speed at 8 p.m., Rebel Saints at 9 p.m., Waking at 10 p.m., and Beyond Mirth at 11 p.m. The Quick Fix Kills and Unsacred Hearts at Uncle Joe's in Jersey City. Blasted at Whiskey Bar, 9 p.m. DJ Pat Pierson at The Goldhawk at 10 p.m.
Saturday, April 10:
The Fall and Dan Melchior's Broke Revue at Maxwell's, 10 p.m., $15. Spitting Cobras play Uncle Joe's in Jersey City. DJ Mike C. at the Goldhawk at 10 p.m. Pushing Daisy at Whiskey Bar, 9 p.m. Blues jam with Joe Taino at Scotland Yard, 4 p.m.
Sunday, April 11:
Might be a little quiet out there since it's Easter Sunday. But Scotland Yard in Hoboken has the All Star Project at 8 p.m.
Monday, April 12:
Swingadelic is back at Maxwell's in Hoboken for a free show starting at 9 p.m. It's happy hour all night at Oddfellows Rest in Hoboken and Jersey City. Welcomed Words poetry open-mic night with music by Posterchild at Rodeo-Ristra in Hoboken, 8 p.m. Blues Jam with Big Ed at 9:30 p.m. at Scotland Yard in Hoboken.
Tuesday, April 13:
ArtKore open-mic night with music by Jake Stigers at Rodeo-Ristra in Hoboken. Sign-up begins at 8 p.m. The Unicorns and The Ponys play Maxwell's in Hoboken starting at 9 p.m. Hugh Pool at 9:30 p.m. at Scotland Yard in Hoboken. The Whiskey Bar has Echofission at 9 p.m., Cheaper Faster at 10 p.m., and Minus Kris at 11 p.m.
Wednesday, April 14:
Battle of the Bands featuring Change of Structure at 9 p.m., Loud Earth at 10 p.m., and Jason Lockhart at 11 p.m. at the Whiskey Bar in Hoboken. Maxwell's features Dexter Romweber and Ghostwriter starting at 9 p.m. Rodeo-Ristra presents Damn Glad in this week's installment of its Metamorphic Original Music Series, 9 p.m. Swamp Cabbage at 9:30 p.m. at Scotland Yard in Hoboken.